Front cover image for William Rufus Shafter papers, 1862-1945 (inclusive), 1862-1904 (bulk)

William Rufus Shafter papers, 1862-1945 (inclusive), 1862-1904 (bulk)

William Rufus Shafter (Correspondent), Lynn M. Jiménez (Editor), Patricia J. Palmer (Project director)
Military and personal correspondence, military papers, broadsides, sketches, maps, cartoons, photographs, and printed materials. The materials are primarily military in nature with emphasis on the period of the Spanish-American War during which General Shafter was in command of an expeditionary force to Santiago. Also included are materials on his career during the Civil War and in Texas during the Indian campaigns
Archival Material, English, 1862